Atlantic Lottery Corporation News

25 Aug 2010
Finance Minister responds to criticisms stating bans don't work and thousands of Nova Scotians already gamble online.
14 May 2010
B.C Lottery to join Loto-Québec and Atlantic Lottery to create common online gambling platform.
25 Nov 2009
The Atlantic Lottery Corp. may consider an online gambling agreement with Loto-Quebec if it will benefit Atlantic Canadians.
22 May 2008
News Brief: A forensic audit of Atlantic Lottery Corporation’s workings has uncovered a host of high-risk security issues with the racino at the Charlottetown Driving Park Entertainment Centre.
5 Nov 2007
News Brief: Some high school students in Atlantic Canada are getting a lesson on the dangers of gambling addiction from the Atlantic Lottery Corporation.
14 May 2007
News Brief: The Atlantic Lottery Corporation said Friday it will release files to police for further investigation after a two-month investigation raised concerns over how the agency protected customers from retailers who might have taken their winnings.
9 May 2007
News Brief: All four Atlantic provinces are launching an extensive review of the security and integrity of Atlantic Lotto.
22 Mar 2007
News Brief: Texas hold 'em poker can now be played at the Charlottetown Driving Park Entertainment Centre, since the racino section of the centre is now equipped to host the card games.
20 Jan 2006
News Brief: Chief executive officer Michelle Carinci defended Atlantic Lotto's business practices at a Newfoundland provincial hearing.
23 Aug 2005
News Brief: Canada's four Atlantic provinces can do little more than encourage the Atlantic Lottery Corp. to be more open and accountable, says Nova Scotia's justice minister.
22 Aug 2005
News Brief: Nova Scotia's auditor general says the Atlantic Lottery Corp. should disclose how much money it pays to advertising and public relations firms.
22 Nov 2004
News Brief: The P.E.I. government has fast-tracked the Atlantic Lottery Corporation's ownership of the Charlottetown Driving Park.
27 Oct 2004
GTECH Holdings has been selected to replace the Atlantic Lottery Corporation's existing video lottery central system and provide management services, following a competitive procurement.
22 Sep 2004
News Brief: The legal wheels were set in motion Tuesday for a potential class-action lawsuit against the Nova Scotia government and the Atlantic Lottery Corp. over video lottery terminals.
27 Jul 2004
News Brief: The Atlantic Lottery Corporation will be the first government-run gaming organization in Canada to sell tickets over the internet.